Sports Performance & Wellness Lectures

NYU Langone’s Center for Musculoskeletal Care lecture series continues in 2017 with educational events on sports, health, and fitness topics. All lectures are free of charge and open to the public. Watch some of our previous lectures on NYU Langone’s YouTube channel.

Please register using our online form. For additional information, please contact Rick Kassler at richard.kassler@nyumc.org or Mia Palazzo at mia.palazzo@nyumc.org.

Training for the New York City Marathon: How to Achieve Your Personal Best

Exercise physiologist Heather Milton and physical therapist Bethany Ridenhour discuss how to develop a training plan that will minimize your risk for injuries and maximize your performance.

Date: Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Time: 6:00PM (check-in); 6:30PM (lecture)
Location: Center for Musculoskeletal Care, 333 East 38th Street, 6th floor conference room

Training for the New York City Marathon: Prevent and Manage Injuries as Race Day Approaches

Join sports medicine physician Dennis Cardone, DO, and physical therapist Gauri Dhamnaskar to learn valuable tips on how to prevent and manage injuries as you train for the New York City Marathon.

Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time: 6:00PM (check-in); 6:30PM (lecture)
Location: Center for Musculoskeletal Care, 333 East 38th Street, 6th floor conference room

Training for the New York City Marathon: Nutritional and Mental Preparation

Registered dietitian Samantha Heller and sports psychologist Bonnie Marks, PsyD, provide expert advice on how to fuel your training and mentally prepare for an optimal marathon performance.

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017
Time: 6:00PM (check-in); 6:30PM (lecture)
Location: Center for Musculoskeletal Care, 333 East 38th Street, 6th floor conference room